|Birth: ||May 15, 1812|
|Death: ||Nov. 1, 1897|
Joseph Donaldson was a native of Virginia and spent the latter part of his life in Allen county, Indiana, his death occurring there July 27, 1891. Almost the entire family of Donaldsons was killed by the Indians on the Sus-
quehannah, one only escaping, who is the ancestor of the family.
Mr. and Mrs. Donaldson were married in Richland county, Ohio, and became the parents of seven children: Francina, deceased ; John, who lives in Ohio; Mary; William, who owns a grocery and feed store; Jemima, who died April 1, 1890; Levi, a Congregational minister at Medina, Ohio; Emily, wife of W. S. Gandy. Mrs. Donaldson died November 1, 1897. She and her husband were both members of the United Brethren church and in this work were active, helpful and influential.
History of Whitley County, Indiana
Samuel P. Kaler, R. H. Maring; pub. 1907
Francina Donaldson Zimmerman (1832 - 1904)*
Mary Donaldson DeMoney (1837 - 1920)*
Eel River Cemetery
Created by: Jim Cox
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45745180